The viral video dance craze of the new Harlem Shake hit the 2014 Kentucky U.S. Senate campaign trail.

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell’s re-election campaign released their version of the meme. It begins with a person wearing a McConnell mask dancing to the song outside Churchill Down, and well…just watch below.

From Team Mitch:

UPDATE: The craze over the new version has many fans of the original ‘Harlem Shake’ either assumed or upset. Over the weekend, MSNBC host and Tulane Professor Melissa Harris-Perry talked about the history and cultural context behind the original dance.


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